Tag: Golden Temple

Queen Elizabeth II in India
RIP Queen Elizabeth II: Reminiscing the memories of her past visits to India

Queen Elizabeth II, the longest serving monarch of the United Kingdom, passed away at Balmoral after battling months of illness. In her lifetime, she has visited India thrice, the first of which was in 1961, next in 1983 and last one in 1997, all with her husband and Duke of Edinburgh late Prince Phillip. Here's a sneak peek into some moments of her past visits to India.

  • Friday, 09 September 2022
Queen Elizabeth at Golden Temple
When Queen Elizabeth II visited Golden Temple, Jallianwala Bagh in 1997

Then the Queen's itinerary also included visit to the monument of Jallianwala Bagh that serves as a remembrance of the indiscriminate killing of unarmed people on April 13, 1919, which was Baisakhi.

  • Friday, 09 September 2022
Remove harmonium from Golden Temple, says Akal Takht
Remove harmonium from Golden Temple, says Akal Takht

"While the instrument (harmonium) may not have originated in India, it found a second life in India. Ghazals, qawwalis, Hindustani music and Bollywood music have used the harmonium generously," wrote a critic on Twitter.

  • Tuesday, 24 May 2022
RRR Release: Baahubali Director Rajamouli Visits Golden Temple With Ram Charan And Jr NTR

Just days before RRR hits theatres, actors Ram Charan and Jr NTR and filmmaker SS Rajamouli visited Golden temple in Amritsar, Punjab.

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  • Monday, 21 March 2022
Channi Visits Golden Temple After 'Sacrilege' Attempt, Urges People To Maintain Calm
Channi Visits Golden Temple After 'Sacrilege' Attempt, Urges People To Maintain Calm

The CM said he was deeply hurt by the alleged sacrilege attempt, which was unfortunate and needed to be condemned. If anyone has come with wrong intention, our intelligence agencies will try to nab and expose them, he said.

  • Sunday, 19 December 2021
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Clash in Golden Temple complex on Operation Blue Star anniversary

Amritsar: Brandishing of swords and open use of sticks was witnessed on Wednesday during a ceremony to mark the 34th anniversary of the Army’s ‘Operation Blue Star’ inside the Golden Temple complex. The clash between radical Sikh elements and the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) took place right in front of the Akal Takht, the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Akshay Kumar visits Golden Temple, feels surreal

Amritsar: Away from the hustle bustle of Mumbai and from the humdrum of movie shootings and promotions, Bollywood star Akshay Kumar says a visit to the Golden Temple here left him feeling surreal. “A chance visit to the Golden Temple, listening to the Gurbani and watching the world go by. Only word that comes to mind […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Deepika Padukone Loves This 'Best Husband' Feature Of Ranveer Singh

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh celebrated their first wedding anniversary in a typical traditional way by visiting the Golden Temple in Amritsar and the Tirumalai Temple in Tirupati. The two dated for almost seven years before tying the knot. In all these years, the couple had a lot of time to know each other well. […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021